Coming This Saturday: Kernstown Battlefield Lawn Party and Picnic

Celebrate the 151st anniversary of the Second Battle of Kernstown this Saturday, July 25 with a civilian lawn party. The free event will feature period lawn games with reenactors in period clothing. Visitors are encouraged to bring a picnic and wear period attire. Professor Jonathan Noyalas will conduct 90 minute tours from 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. focusing on the Second Battle of Kernstown and the Pritchard family and farm.

Where: 610 Battle Park Dr., off Valley Avenue in Kernstown, VA
When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Cost: Free admission, but reenactor registration is encouraged. Carnival-fare food will be available for purchase.
Questions: Contact Jennifer Jones at
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